Environmental Policy Specific news releases regarding domestic and international environmental policies are included in this section. Stories will focus on general interest topics, as well as targeted policy concerns and environmental programs.

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20 Jan, 2020, 13:00 GMT Firmenich Leads in Climate Change Action: On CDP 'A List' for Sixth Year in a Row

For the sixth consecutive year, Firmenich, the world's largest privately-owned perfume and taste company, has been commended for its climate action,...


16 Jan, 2020, 08:00 GMT Crisis Management Professionals Invited to DRIVER+ Advanced Crisis Management Conference in Brussels From February 19-20, 2020

Unlocking the innovation potential in European crisis management in the era of climate change The DRIVER+ Advanced Crisis Management Conference is...


14 Jan, 2020, 15:04 GMT Bill McKibben joins the Keeling Curve Prize organization's board

One of the world's most influential environmentalists, Bill McKibben, has joined the board of the Global Warming Mitigation Project, which runs the...


18 Dec, 2019, 09:43 GMT Ahlstrom-Munksjö Joins 4evergreen to Boost Sustainable Packaging

Ahlstrom-Munksjö recently joined a new industry alliance known as 4evergreen. The goal of the alliance is to increase the contribution of fiber-based ...


11 Dec, 2019, 10:00 GMT IGU is pleased to issue a new report highlighting how the increased use of natural gas in industry, power generation, heating and transport can significantly reduce air pollution

It includes case studies of three cities – Morbi, London, and Bogota BARCELONA, Spain, Dec. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Urban Air Quality remains a major threat ...


11 Dec, 2019, 08:30 GMT Europe's Digital Leaders Come Together to Kick-Off 'Year of Sustainability' at KickStart Europe 2020

The annual digital infrastructure and investments conference KickStart Europe, will take place again on 27th and 28th of January 2020 in Amsterdam....


10 Dec, 2019, 08:00 GMT Enviropledge Pledge to Make a Difference

Everyone's talking about climate change and how the Planet's dying. There are protest marches all over the world and Greta Thunberg is making...


09 Dec, 2019, 17:00 GMT Stand.earth applauds UN Fashion Charter members for urging countries to invest in renewables and for commitment to act, encourages rest of industry to follow

A delegation from the UN Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action launched a public communique to energy ministers in fashion-producing nations on ...


03 Dec, 2019, 08:00 GMT Cargill Expands Climate Change Commitments

With a global footprint and presence in major food and ag supply chains around the globe, Cargill is committed to protecting the earth's vital...


02 Dec, 2019, 12:33 GMT Business Reporter: How to Combat the Plastic Packaging Problem

Plastic is not a sustainable method of packaging and should be replaced by materials that are compostable, says TIPA. There is a lack of clarity...


02 Dec, 2019, 00:02 GMT UK Boards Ignore Climate Change, Reveals Harvey Nash

Almost half of UK boards (46%) spent zero hours discussing climate change this year, and they are the least likely of all of the countries and...


01 Dec, 2019, 00:02 GMT Saudi Arabia Assumes 2020 G20 Presidency

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia assumes the 2020 G20 Presidency today, 1 December, 2019. The Saudi G20 Presidency will focus on "Realizing Opportunities...


27 Nov, 2019, 16:29 GMT Run-up to the Investiture of the New European Commission: Federation of German Industries Calls for Commission President Ursula von der Leyen to Swiftly Present a Modern EU Industrial Strategy

In light of the investiture of the new European Commission, Director General of the German Federation of German Industries (BDI) Joachim Lang calls...


22 Nov, 2019, 11:45 GMT Business Reporter: How to Combat Energy Challenges Effectively

It is time to reap the rewards of embracing new energy technologies says UK Power Networks Services. Today, reducing the cost of energy is a priority ...


21 Nov, 2019, 10:49 GMT UAE Wins Membership on the UNESCO's Executive Board

The United Arab Emirates announced that the country won a seat on the Executive Board of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural...


18 Nov, 2019, 05:01 GMT New Report Maps Seven Critical Areas for Energy Sector Transformation and Calls for Breakthrough Global Climate Action

Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) today launched a new report, Seven Challenges for Energy Transformation, during three connected international events...


14 Nov, 2019, 17:13 GMT The Energy Globe Award, the World's Most Prestigious Environmental Prize, Has Been Awarded to the Best Solutions for Combating Climate Change

The 20th Energy Globe World Award was an absolute highpoint in the history of the world's foremost environmental prize, with the submission of over...


14 Nov, 2019, 13:00 GMT WATEC 2019 - The Start-Up Nation Is Coming Together for Water

WATEC 2019 will be held on November 18-21, 2019 at the InterContinental David Tel Aviv Hotel, with hundreds of exhibitors and thousands of...


13 Nov, 2019, 14:30 GMT Now is the time to Save the Reef - Fabien Cousteau Comes To Cairns For Seiko

Seiko has called time on climate change apathy. The Japanese watchmaker has brought ocean conservationist and documentary filmmaker, Fabien Cousteau, ...


13 Nov, 2019, 08:00 GMT International Gas Union Reaction to the IEA World Energy Outlook 2019

BARCELONA, Spain, Nov. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - The International Gas Union (IGU) welcomes findings in the International Energy Agency's latest World Energy...


07 Nov, 2019, 17:30 GMT The Polar Regions - The End of the Eternal Ice

The polar regions play an exceptional role in the Earth's climate system. The almost endless snow and ice surfaces of the Arctic and Antarctic act...


07 Nov, 2019, 12:00 GMT Energy Globe Honors the World's Best Solutions to Climate Change

The world's most important environmental award ceremony, the "Energy Globe World Awards", and "Energy Globe Days" will take place this year on the...


06 Nov, 2019, 11:55 GMT Business Reporter: Planting trees Can Help Achieve SDGs

With environmental crises growing, and with them protest about the lack of response from governments and industry, the UN's Sustainable Development...


05 Nov, 2019, 06:00 GMT Join UK's Leading Energy and Sustainability Practitioners This November at EMEX in London

Hundreds of energy and sustainability experts and practitioners will be on hand at EMEX to help you to reduce carbon emissions and energy costs. What ...


04 Nov, 2019, 09:13 GMT OpenAirlines Joins French President Emmanuel Macron's Delegation to China

French President Emmanuel Macron will make an official State visit to China with a focus on climate change and trade, on November 4th-6th, 2019....